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Exercise, Fitness, and Chocolate … With a Blindness Perspective - Blog Post by Kelsi Hansen

May 20, 2019

It is a well known fact that exercise and overall fitness is essential to living a healthy happy life. But for a blind individual, exercise may not be as easy to accomplish as it is for sighted individuals. There are definitely some unique challenges that come with exercise and being blind. For instance, I cannot just...


May 14, 2019

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State Services for the Blind hosted a Career Expo for high school and college students who are blind, low vision, or DeafBlind.

Image of man with cane and woman with service dog and City Skyline with Job Insights in bold letters.

The event took place on Saturday, April 27.

Throughout the Expo students had the opportunity to:

  • Connect with adults with a vision loss from a variety of professions and...


Are You in High School? Preparing for Transitioning to College or the Workforce? Want to Learn New Skills? Check Out the Blind, Inc. 2019 Summer and Youth Programs

Mar 24, 2019

Blind, Inc. Youth Programs

Blind, Inc. offers several programs designed especially for blind and low vision children and students who are attending high school and wish to participate in fun activities and learn new skills. More information on each individual program is available below. 


Lighthouse Center for Vision Loss: Summer Programs 2019

Mar 23, 2019

Dear Teachers, SSB Counselors, Parents and Teens:

It is March – a time when we all start looking forward to the warmer days of summer!  

Are you interested in a summer camp for a teen with vision loss (or yourself) - but searching for a camp that is fun, social and truly serves your teen’s (or your own) unique...


Minnesota State Academy for the Blind (MSAB) 2019 Summer Programs

Mar 23, 2019

Visit MSAB on the web!

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The following programs will run from July 15 - July 26 from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Registration will be held on: Sunday, July 14 from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Please Note: Applications must be received no later than Friday, May 10, 2019. 

Application must include the student’s most...